Michael A. Kechula

Blueberry Pie, fiction Dec 1, 2007

Birthdate: June 9, 1939

When did you start writing? In 3rd grade.

When and what and where did you first get published? My article about new ways to train computer operators was published in Data Management, the journal of the Data Processing Management Association.1976.

Why do you write? For enjoyment and self expression.

Why do you write Science Fiction and/or Fantasy?Because it requires lots of imagination and creativity.  Also wish to avoid writing mundane tales.

Who is your favorite author? W. Somerset Maugham and Guy de Maupassant.

Your favorite story? The Monkey's Paw.

What are you trying to say with your fiction? Life is full of fantastic possibilities.

If you could write your own epitaph, what would it say? He was born in the wrong century.

Do you blog? Where? I don't blog.

Michael A. Kechula is a retired technical writer. His flash and micro-fiction tales have won first prize in six contests and honorable mention in three others. His stories have appeared in eighty-six online and print magazines and anthologies in Australia, Canada, England and US. He’s authored two books of flash and micro-fiction: “A Full Zombies--61 Speculative Fiction Tales” and “Crazy Stories for Crazy People.” Both paperbacks available atwww.amazon.com and www.booksforabuck.com.  eBook versions of the former are available at www.fictionwise.com